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Nobel Biocare Global Symposium 2020 is Postponed to Early 2021

24-03-2020

  Video presentation by Prof. Alessandro Pozzi on “Static Guided Implant Surgery or a Dynamic Navigation System?” available on www.nobelbiocare.com After careful consideration and monitoring of the ongoing spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), Nobel Biocare has made the difficult decision to postpone the Global Symposium in …

COVID-19: Restrictions on Dental Practice in Australia

23-03-2020

ADA President Dr. Carmelo Bonanno Over the last few days, the Australian Dental Association (ADA) has been providing expert advice to the Australian Health Protection Principal Committee (AHPPC) and the Chief Medical Officer on a framework to support the continuation of essential dental service. This is based on a staged, proportionate, …

Tetric Prime - New Composite with Superior Handling Properties

23-03-2020

Tetric Line, a composite for all cavity classes More than 500 million inserted composite fillings speak for themselves: The Tetric product family has proven itself as a solution for all types of cavities. Now, Ivoclar Vivadent presents Tetric Prime, the innovative successor to Tetric EvoCeram, which has been clinically successful for more than …

Carestream Dental Hosts ‘Virtual Trade Show’ in Light of Cancellation

22-03-2020

When the Hinman Dental Society made the difficult decision to cancel its annual trade show typically held in Carestream Dental’s hometown of Atlanta, Ga., the company was quick to turn a disappointment into a digital innovation. In lieu of a physical trade show booth, Carestream Dental took booth #1529 online and used social media platforms …

Navigating through the Pandemic Together

20-03-2020

Planmeca Founder and President Heikki Kyöstilä shares his thoughts during this time: As the 2019 coronavirus disease has turned into a pandemic as declared by the WHO, companies, nations and people around the world have been forced to face a new temporary reality. The health and wellbeing of our employees, partners, customers and their …

ADA Calls Upon Dentists to Postpone Elective Procedures

19-03-2020

The American Dental Association (ADA) recognises the unprecedented and extraordinary circumstances dentists and all health care professionals face related to growing concern about COVID-19. The ADA is deeply concerned for the health and well-being of the public and the dental team. In order for dentistry to do its part to mitigate the spread of …

Align Technology Creates Integrated Product, Innovation and Marketing Organisation Optimised for Align Digital Platform and Continuous Pace of Innovation

18-03-2020

Align Technology, Inc. announced the creation of a combined product innovation and marketing organisation to further extend its lead in digital orthodontics and dentistry by enabling greater organisational speed, agility and impact across customer channels and consumers. The new Product, Innovation, and Marketing organisation led by Raj …

Visionary Practice in Digital Orthodontics: SureSmile 2020

18-03-2020

  Each year Dentsply Sirona brings SureSmile users together for a conference full of high-quality clinical education, product insights, and inspiration. For many of them, the conference is an annual must-attend event to share knowledge and train with well-regarded orthodontic educators. It also offers a chance for the attendees to push …

Lithoz Inaugurates Innovation Lab for Ceramic 3D Printing

17-03-2020

Ceramic additive manufacturing company Lithoz GmbH will be officially opening Lithoz Innovation Lab on 14th May at Lithoz headquarters in Vienna, Austria. The new space, dedicated entirely to advancing ceramic 3D printing, will cover an area of over 200 m². At the Lithoz Innovation Lab (LIL), customers and partner companies will be able to …

UPS Enhances Singapore Healthcare Supply Chain Capabilities

16-03-2020

UPS announced that its freight forwarding operation at Changi Airport, Singapore, has received IATA CEIV Pharma Certification for pharmaceutical logistics. The certification is the first for UPS in Asia Pacific and strengthens the value proposition of UPS’s healthcare logistics offering in the region. It is a further validation of its …